Last update on January 20, 2022

Asteroid 2020 DF

The asteroid 2020 DF isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 15 meters to 34 meters.

The asteroid 2020 DF was opened on February 16, 2020. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 242 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2020 DF orbits is 152 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 76 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2020 DF from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2020 DF and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2020 DF flew past Earth on February 14 at 17:12 at a distance of 4.6 million kilometers at a speed of 9 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2020 DF to our planet will happen on February 22, 2024. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 10.86 million kilometers.

Position in the sky for your location

The asteroid 2020 DF

Keyboard control
minus 5 minutes
plus 5 minutes
minus 1 day
plus 1 day

List of asteroid close approaches to Earth

Distance of planets from the Sun and Earth and visibility in the sky for your location